7 Resources You’ll Need For Planning An Epic Celebration Of Life

Everyone dies.

That’s the only truth we know in this world.

But, how can we celebrate a life that has touched communities, networks, friends and family in a way that’s worthy of this one special person?

Well, we’ve been writing about this topic for years.

But just writing about it doesn’t do it justice.

Whether you stumbled upon this blog looking for ideas to plan your own funeral, someone else’s funeral, or your a funeral director looking for resources to offer families, we got you covered.

Below, we curated videos from all around the web on celebrating life, dealing with the details of death, and everything in between.

Bookmark this blog for future use, or go ahead and dive into these videos all in one day!


First thing’s first… should you hire a Death Doula?

The short answer: yes, definitely. But watch the video to find out why, from a Death Doula herself.


How to prepare for making your funeral arrangements

Making funeral arrangements isn’t the funnest thing in the world, but it’s so worth it. Plus, it saves you and your family many many many stressful episodes for when the time comes. This video makes the large mountain of to do’s feel obtainable. And, it’s easier when you have support like this along the way!


Thoughts on planning your own funeral from a Millennial

Millennials may think quite differently than Baby Boomers, but we’re already diving into the world of death from a more proactive, curious stance. Which is why we think you should consider hearing one Millennial talk about her journey of exploring alternative burial options.

How to plan a celebration of life

This may be our favorite video ever on planning a celebration of life. This video breaks a celebration of life down into 5 categories, from most important to least important, and then explains each in-depth. We love that it’s so short and to the point too! Don’t miss this one!


Writing a Eulogy

One aspect of a funeral is writing a Eulogy. And when it comes to writing these, writer’s block is common. We hope this video allows your inspiration to transform the writer’s block into a beautifully written Eulogy. Or…. what if you wrote your OWN eulogy?


How to create a tribute video

If you’re not lucky enough to have a tribute video software (shameless plug for ours), then making a touching tribute video may be a mystery to you. This video makes it easy, step by step!


An example of a beautiful celebration of life to inspire

And finally, what’s a guide to creating personalized life celebrations without a beautiful example of one? Here’s our favorite example of celebration of life ever, Dia De Las Muertas.


For all the funeral pros out there…

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